School of Drama Raises the Curtain with “The Playboy of the Western World”The play, which uses humor to explore life's darker mysteries, will run Oct. 6-15 in CMU's Philip Chosky Theater.
Andy Award Winners Reach for the StarsThis year's staff award winners have made a significant difference not just in their departments, but also on Broadway and beyond. And the winners are ...
Sweet Charity Event Raises Awareness of ALSRun a mile, eat a half dozen donuts, and run a second mile. It's all in the name of charity.
CMU Welcomes Families and FriendsWednesday, September 28, 2016
CMU Welcomes Families and FriendsFamilies and friends wondering what life is like for their favorite student at Carnegie Mellon University had an opportunity to experience it for themselves Sept. 30-Oct. 2.
Computer Out-Plays Humans in "Doom"Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Computer Out-Plays Humans in "Doom"An artificial intelligence agent developed by two Carnegie Mellon computer science students has proven to be the ultimate survivor in the classic video game Doom.
New Drama Season Proves Laughter Is Best MedicineFriday, September 23, 2016
New Drama Season Proves Laughter Is Best MedicineThe School of Drama kicks off its 2016-2017 season with a mixture of old and new plays that reflect on gender politics and social systems through several distinct lenses.
Good Reference, Great MatchWednesday, September 21, 2016
Good Reference, Great MatchThe startup SpringRole uses referrals to match jobs to great candidates - even those who may not have applied for the position.
CMU’s BrainHub To Host First Neurons to Neighborhoods EventTuesday, September 20, 2016
CMU’s BrainHub To Host First Neurons to Neighborhoods EventThe Sept. 30 event will bring together leading experts in early childhood development with local and state policymakers and practitioners.
It's a Whole New Ballgame for Statistics StudentsTuesday, September 20, 2016
It's a Whole New Ballgame for Statistics StudentsTracking sports stats is more than just a hobby. Sports analytics is a viable career - and major league teams are taking notice.
Campus email on false emergency alertThursday, September 15, 2016
Campus email on false emergency alertDuring routine testing of a Carnegie Mellon emergency communications system this afternoon (Sept. 15), a false alarm was inadvertently sent to several buildings on the Pittsburgh campus.
"Last Lecture" Keeps Delivering Lessons for LifeThursday, September 15, 2016
"Last Lecture" Keeps Delivering Lessons for LifeOn Sept. 18, 2007, the late Randy Pausch delivered his "Last Lecture." Nine years later his messages continue to resonate and inspire.
Soccer and Science, a Winning Formula for TeammatesThursday, September 15, 2016
Soccer and Science, a Winning Formula for TeammatesAt Carnegie Mellon University, teamwork doesn't just happen on the field for the nationally ranked women's soccer team. For three biological sciences majors, it follows them into the science lab.
President Suresh Takes Ride in Uber Driverless CarWednesday, September 14, 2016
President Suresh Takes Ride in Uber Driverless CarCMU President Subra Suresh took one of the first rides in an Uber self-driving car, as the company rolled out its high-tech innovation in the home of autonomous vehicles.
Eight Drama Alumni Nominated for EmmysWednesday, September 14, 2016
Eight Drama Alumni Nominated for EmmysJudith Light is one of eight Carnegie Mellon University alumni nominated for Prime Time Emmys this year.
Simone Finds Entrepreneurial Edge at CMUTuesday, September 13, 2016
Simone Finds Entrepreneurial Edge at CMUAdam Simone came to Carnegie Mellon University in 2009 looking to sharpen his engineering skills with an entrepreneurial edge.
Q&A: Jelena Kovačević, Hamerschlag University ProfessorMonday, September 12, 2016
Q&A: Jelena Kovačević, Hamerschlag University ProfessorIn a recent interview, Kova&#269;evi&#263;, head of CMU's Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, said department and college leaders have put in a concerted effort to diversify the program.
Ambitious First-Year Picks CMU To Launch Science CareerMonday, September 12, 2016
Ambitious First-Year Picks CMU To Launch Science CareerWhen Mera Tegene envisions her future, she thinks big, with the aim of using chemistry to heighten the senses in virtual reality technology.
CMU’s Proportion of Undergraduate Women in Computer Science and Engineering Soars Above National AveragesMonday, September 12, 2016
CMU’s Proportion of Undergraduate Women in Computer Science and Engineering Soars Above National AveragesWhile national efforts to encourage women to pursue degrees in key science and technology fields have flagged, Carnegie Mellon University has reached a new high-water mark this year, with women making up nearly half of this year's incoming classes in the School of Computer Science and College of Engineering.
Hybrid Program Made the Perfect MatchFriday, September 09, 2016
Hybrid Program Made the Perfect MatchThe Tepper School's Part-Time Online Hybrid MBA Program brought Julie Sfanos and John Surma career success - and marriage.
CMU Algorithm Detects Online FraudstersThursday, September 08, 2016
CMU Algorithm Detects Online FraudstersProfessor Christos Faloutsos and his students created a method to see through camouflage that fraudsters use to make themselves look legitimate.
Friends Help Friends on Facebook Feel BetterWednesday, September 07, 2016
Friends Help Friends on Facebook Feel BetterA study by CMU and Facebook finds personalized communication can boost your well-being.
Wherefore Art Thou, Folio?Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Wherefore Art Thou, Folio?Fans of William Shakespeare have a rare opportunity to view the first collected edition of his plays, known as the First Folio, now through Nov. 30 at the Posner Center.
LumiShield Named One of Nation’s Best University StartupsFriday, September 02, 2016
LumiShield Named One of Nation’s Best University StartupsThe company will participate in the National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer's first University Startups Demo Day in Washington, D.C.
At 50, "Star Trek" Inspires CMU Teachers, Writers and ActorsThursday, September 01, 2016